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LSE Research Laboratory (RLAB)

Getting Started

The guides below will help all new users to CEP and STICERD get started with the IT facilities on the RLAB DOMAIN at 32 LIF.

Please be aware of your responsibilities:

  • Keep all IT usernames and passwords secure.

  • Back up your work regularly on your provided networked user space
    (your J: or Z: drive).

  • Staff and students who wish to connect their own computers to the LSE network are required to install and regularly update antivirus software.

    LSE strongly recommends the use of Sophos Antivirus, available free from www.lse.ac.uk/itservices/sophos to all current staff and students.

All users of LSE IT equipment, services and support, are bound by the Conditions Of Use Of IT Facilities At The LSE


Getting Started Guides:

  1. Getting your IT and Email Account

  2. Logging onto the RLAB DOMAIN

  3. Your Computer Set Up

  4. Office 2010

  5. Change your LSE and RLAB DOMAIN password

  6. Saving your Work.

  7. Virus Protection.

  8. Email

  9. Laptops **


** N.B. Laptop Users: ** Staff and students who wish to connect their own computers to the LSE network should go through the guide - Laptops - and then browse the guides on Email and Networking and remote access

Laptop Users ARE REQUIRED to install and regularly update antivirus software. LSE strongly recommends the use of Sophos Antivirus, available free from www.lse.ac.uk/itservices/sophos to all current staff and students.